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Trafford Park Industrial Units, Manchester

Contract Administration



Client: Confidential
Size: 15,000sqft
Location: Trafford Park Industrial Units

Sector: Industrial
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Black Cat were appointed to undertake a refurbishment of conjoined industrial units which had been previously vacated by Tenant who had gone into administration. The main goal of the project was to ensure the property was placed back onto the market as quickly as possible, therefore minimising the client’s loss following the Tenant vacating at short notice. Works included strip …

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Beehive Mills, Bolton

Cost Consultancy



Client: Arndale Properties Limited
Size: 700,000 sq ft
Location: Bolton, Greater Manchester

Services: Building Surveys, Cost Consultancy, Engineering Services

Sector: Industrial
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The premises comprised of two Grade II Listed cotton mills built in 1895 and 1902. Black Cat were appointed to provide a detailed cost breakdown of essential repairs to facilitate a possible future use as general storage warehousing. This was required to help support an outline planning application for re-developing the site for residential use. A detailed site survey was …

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Trafford Park, Manchester

Contract Administration



Client: Confidential
Size: 20,000sqft
Location: Trafford Park Industrial Units

Services: Contract Administration

Sector: Industrial
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Black Cat were appointed to undertake the refurbishment of conjoined industrial units which had been vacated by a haulage company. Works included repairs to roofs and replacement of roof lights, the removal of significant tenant fit out as a secure facility for handling cash, and the alteration of offices and welfare facilities to provide a more suitable layout for the …

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ICI Dulux, Cambridge

Contract Administration



Client: AkzoNobel (ICI Dulux)
Size: 15,000sq.ft
Location: Cambridge

Sector: Industrial
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We were contacted by one of our larger national clients, AkzoNobel, to investigate water ingress which had been reported at one of their Cambridge Trade Counter Stores. We attended site immediately to investigate the matter which was found to be attributable to defects which had occurred to the asbestos cement roof covering.  Significant works were required to repair and reinstate …

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Industrial Site, Bootle

Contract Administration



Client: Peter Marsh
Size: Circa 9,000m² / 100,000ft²
Location: Bootle

Sector: Industrial
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Black Cat specified the refurbishment works on premises consisting of early 20th century industrial units of steel frame construction with brick walls and double skin asbestos cement roofs supported off steel trusses. The works involved wholesale repair and refurbishment of the buildings to support the occupation requirements of the manufacturing business for the foreseeable future. The function of the roofs …

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Oldbury Industrial Estate, Oldbury

Dilapidations



Client: Goldtique
Size: 42,310 ft²
Location: Oldbury

Sector: Industrial
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Black Cat Building Consultancy were appointed to undertake a detailed inspection of the site and to prepare a detailed schedule of dilapidation and wants of repair. The tenant had been in occupation of a large part of the industrial estate over four separate units under a number of tenancies of varying lease terms.  The tenant had protection from Schedules of …

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Charge Point, Speke

Dilapidations



Client: Charge Point
Size: 13,000 ft²
Location: Units 76 & 80, Venture Point West, Speke

Sector: Industrial
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Black Cat Building Consultancy were contacted by the occupier on Friday 3rd June 2016 regarding a dilapidations claim they had received from their Landlord, Network Space. The lease was due to end on the 13th June 2016 and they received a claim to the value of £145,000 just six working days before lease expiry. Black Cat were able to procure …

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The Hub, Birmingham

Development Monitoring



Client: CBRE Global Investors
Size: 3 Self-contained manufacturing/distribution units with a total area of 148,000 ft2
Location: Midlands

Services: Building Surveys, Cost Consultancy, Tenant Alterations

Sector: Industrial
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Black Cat Building Consultancy were employed to make representations on behalf of a fund in conjunction with the purchase of the developments off plan. Our involvement included a detailed technical review of the developers’ proposals, monitoring of the development works and representation at practical completion regarding materials and workmanship matters. Our involvement spanned several months and the scheme was successfully …